At Viscom Düsseldorf 2019, January 8th till 10th, 2019, MUTOH Deutschland (Hall 14 – F72) in close cooperation with three of its Mutoh Certified Partners (MCP) for Germany - Ludwig Lockamp Vertriebs GmbH (Essen), M & C GmbH (Trier) and Wespitec (Eschweiler) – will present Mutoh’s popular ValueJet LED UV direct to object and wide format printer range including the new ValueJet 1638UR, a 162 cm wide roll to roll 6 colour UV LED printer.
Next to the latest Mutoh wide format printer equipment and print and cut combo solutions, visitors will be able to discover a wide range of applications made with Mutoh products to inspire themselves with multiple application possibilities and business opportunities with Mutoh equipment.
Mutoh Deutschland will also be a key partner at the Viscom Live Signmaking Workshop (Die Werkstatt), where visitors will be able to explore a wealth of personalization and retail opportunities with Mutoh’s A3+ sized 426UF direct-to-object 6-colour UV LED printer.
Engineered and manufactured at Mutoh in Japan, the ValueJet 1638UR is a 64” (162 cm) wide dual head, dual lamp UV LED roll-to-roll printer specifically developed for the commercial print and sign & display markets. The printer uses Mutoh’s new US11 UV LED CMYK, White and Clear 0% VOC inks, available in 220 ml cassettes and 800 ml packs (500 ml for white) which enable printing on the widest range of roll substrates.
The VJ-1638UR will create instant dry output, ready for application or post-treatment. Prints offer excellent scratch resistance. High added value can be created thanks to the use of white and clear inks enabling printing on transparent media and non-white substrates, multi-layer printing and spot varnish effects. The printer integrates two latest generation piezo drop on demand print heads producing print resolutions up to 1440 x 1440 dpi. Media roll weights up to 100 kg can be handled by the machine.
The 1638UR is suited for the production of high quality graphics, for applications such as in-store promotion prints & deco graphics, floor & window graphics, general signage, customized wallpapers, event banners & exhibition graphics, backlit prints, fine art prints, packaging samples, etc..
The ValueJet VJ-626UF is a 6-colour (CMYK, White, Varnish) A2-size flatbed LED UV printer. A wide variety of solid materials and objects up to a thickness of 150 mm (5.9”) can be printed. An optional rotary system enables the ValueJet 626UF to print on cylindrical objects with a diameter up to 120 mm and a length of 360 mm. Offering a bed size of 594 x 483 mm (19” x 23.4”), the printer is targeted at short-run personalisation of gifts & gadgets, packaging prototypes, awards, specialty industrial items, labels, decals, signs, etc..
With print resolutions up to 1440x1440 dpi, the VJ-626UF printer has an integrated vacuum bed, an automatic table lifting system as well as an LED pointer to facilitate accurate media placement and origin point detection. Thickness of the loaded object is also automatically measured.
Every day, experienced digital printers and signmakers will design and build the sign making fan shop with genuine fan merchandise at the “viscom live signmaking workshop” (Die Werkstatt), a special exhibition area right at the entrance to the main exhibition in Hall 14. Visitors will be able to try out new technology, to experience skilled practitioners in action, to get ideas for their businesses and to engage in peer-to-peer discussions.
Mutoh supports this initiative by providing a ValueJet 426UF A3+ object printer printing on promotional products, to show the numerous opportunities of digital printing for personalization and retail businesses.
Mutoh’s printer and cutter combo solutions will oﬀer the highest level of ﬂexibility for print, cut and print-to-cut applications. Print and cut simulteanously, print faster on the widest variety of substrates, cut faster, cut heavier and stiﬀer substrates, cut longer runs with the highest accuracy, cut full preprinted rolls without user intervention...Any ValueJet printer can be combined with any Mutoh cutting plotters. On display at Viscom Düsseldorf, Mutoh Lite 140 cutting plotter and the award-winning dual head ValueJet 1638X high speed sign & display printer.